Every month an outdoor market appears in my neighborhood, drowning the area in techno dance beats and the scent of fried. This, my friends, is the Toa Payoh outdoor market in all its splendor.
Notice the intensity in his eye. Looks like he’s training for the Kebab-making Olympics.
When you see it…Nothing says get money quite like a fanny pack.
I call this one, The TriceraTop. In Singapore, we don’t just extinguish fires we KILL them. You heard the man. “Respect the beard.”
“You told me you were gonna take me someplace nice.”
Let’s get ready to rumble!
Forget the funnel cakes. I’m getting me a Prawn Vadai!
I’ll just leave you with this one. Enjoy!
“It’s like a jungle sometimes. It makes me wonder how I keep from going under.” -Grandmaster Flash
Beasts clawing their way up the corporate ladder; malls enveloping the natural landscape; it’s just another day in the Concrete Jungle.
The photos below chronicle my first week as a Singaporean resident.